Prayer Line & Requests

"The LORD is near to all who call upon Him, To all who call upon Him in truth" (Psalm 145:18)



  • 4-26-17- (Update) Doctors are encouraged by Trevor Gerholdt's condition. Continue to pray for him as he undergoes a series of surgeries, that he will remain stable and continue to improve. The family is grateful for everyone's thoughts and prayers.

    4-24-17-Trevor Gerholdt, 20-year-old son of Dennis & Karen Gerholdt, was air-flighted to Iowa City hospitals this morning. Pray for protection and health for Trevor and his family.

    4-24-17-Marian Luchtenburg broke her hip and had surgery Friday.  Surgery went well and she’ll likely be released to rehab early this week. Please lift up prayers for healing for Marian.

    4-21-17- (Update) Ann Barry’s niece, Lynn, had a setback a week ago, but with steady progress is off the respirator and talking, vitals good, organs all working and passing the tests be given. The family thanks you for your concern and support and hope to be back to Denver, Co. in a couple of weeks from North Carolina where this happened 3 weeks ago

    4-21-17- Please pray urgently for a miraculous healing of Michelle Casey (daughter of Marge Laipple, sister of Pam Laipple). Michelle has been battling cancer for several years and is not doing well. Please continue to lift up Michelle, her husband and four children in prayer as they trust in Jesus.

    4-20-17- Lois Rewerts, 92-year-old mother of Troy Rewerts, has been in debilitating pain since a fall a couple of weeks ago. She was transferred to Covenant by ambulance today. Please pray that her pain will subside very soon.

    4-20-17- (Update) Paul Ehrig’s open heart surgery was successful. Please continue to pray for his recovery as well as for his wife, Jan, who is his primary caregiver.

    4-20-17- (Update) Funeral services for Gary Johnson will be Saturday, April 22nd at 11:00 am at the Mitchell Funeral Home in Marshalltown with visitation at 10:00 am.

    4-18-17 - Gary Johnson of Gladbrook was killed in a motorcycle accident last night. Please pray for his wife, Deb, their children, and other family and friends.

    4-18-17 - Barry Ehrig’s father, Paul is scheduled for open-heart surgery tomorrow at Iowa Methodist Hospital in Des Moines. Please pray for Paul and the medical staff leading up to and following the surgery.

    4-18-17 - Becky Smith's brother, Neil Whitesell, died on April 10 following a motorcyle accident. Please pray for Becky and other family and friends.  


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  • Please pray for our president and the safety of our troops. The following people are family/friends of our congregation who are in the service at this time.

    Nick Frisbie Baade
    Adam Barth
    Tom Bergland
    Danielle Butler
    Ryan Butler
    Curtis Carson
    Andrew Chardoulias
    Ryan Dotson
    Ryan Frost

    Glen Geerts
    Paige Greene
    Connor Hamilton
    Dan Harter
    Ronald Hurley
    Ron Niedert
    Jeff Payton
    Michael Petullo
    T.J. Petullo


    Adam Pieken
    Nathan Rouse
    Ben Russell
    Austin Sink
    Jonathan Sohl
    Eric Schoville
    Scott Schuler
    Nick Skiles
    Justin Van Pelt
    Riley Wells

Thank you for your Prayers

If you have any prayer requests, please call the church office at 266-9796 or fill out the prayer request form. You may also write your prayer request on the preferated end of your bulletin, tear it off, and drop it in the offering plate or leave it at the Welcome Center. Requests will be kept confidential unless you indicate you would like it put on the public prayer line. 


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